"Alicia Roanne Witt" is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and a Boston University-trained pianist. Witt first came to fame as a child actress after being discovered by David Lynch, who cast her as Alia Atreides in his film Dune (film)/Dune (1984) and in a guest role in his television series Twin Peaks (1990).
Witt later had a critically acclaimed role as a disturbed teenager in Fun (film)/Fun (1994), and appeared as a music student in Mr. Holland's Opus (1995), and as a college coed in the horror film Urban Legend (film)/Urban Legend (1998). She then appeared in Cameron Crowe's Vanilla Sky (2001), Last Holiday (2006 film)/Last Holiday (2006), and the thriller 88 Minutes (2007). Witt has made television appearances in Friday Night Lights (TV series)/Friday Night Lights and Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and had continuing starring roles in the sitcom Cybill and the Southern crime drama Justified (TV series)/Justified. In addition to acting, Witt has been described as a musical prodigy, and is an accomplished pianist, singer, and song-writer, releasing a self-titled debut album in 2009.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Alicia Witt on Wikipedia.